O Bobo

by José Álvaro Morais 2h3min Portugal 1987
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Film details

O Bobo
by José Álvaro Morais

Set four years after the Portuguese revolution and the simultaneous loss of the Portuguese empire in Africa, the story concerns a director who sells guns to finance his play.

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  • Fernando Heitor : Francisco Bernardes
  • Paula Guedes : Rita Portugal
  • Luís Lucas : João
  • And with: Carlos Farinha, Jasmim de Matos


  • Director José Álvaro Morais
  • Scenario José Álvaro Morais, Rafael Godinho
  • Original work author Alexandre Herculano
  • Photo director Mário de Carvalho, Octávio Espírito
  • Original music Pedro Caldeira Cabral , Carlos de Azevedo, Carlos Zíngaro
  • Producer António Morais Soares, António da Cunha Telles
  • Production Compagny Animatógrafo, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, IPC - Instituto Português de Cinema
  • Distributor Sociedade Portuguesa de Autores

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,33:1
  • Printed film format70 mm
  • Original sound mixDolby
  • Production1987
  • Release date for France08/09/1991
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguagePortuguese
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